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    Now, Book an Uber to the Cinema via BookMyShow

    Uber India has announced its API integration with online entertainment booking portal BookMyShow, which will enable movie goers to book an Uber when they buy their tickets on the BookMyShow mobile app. The user will either get an option to ‘Ride Now’ or to set a reminder to book a ride on Uber, depending upon […]

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    Bihar Police to Use WhatsApp, Twitter, and Facebook

    To keep pace with changing technology, the Bihar Police has decided to to use WhatsApp, e-mail, Twitter, andFacebook in order to share information among its officers. For this, state police headquarters have decided to provide its officers android smartphones in order to have better coordination and sharing of information and documents among them. “All the […]

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    Now, Non-US Citizens Can Book an Airbnb in Cuba

    Ahead of President Barack Obama’s landmark trip to Cuba, the US government has given Airbnb the green light to accept bookings in Cuba from non-American customers. The San Francisco company’s website said Sunday it had received a license from the US Treasury to “welcome guests from around the world to stay one of their 4,000 […]

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    Ola Looks to ‘Micro’ Offering to Take on Uber in India

    Taxi-hailing app Ola expects its newly-launched affordable service ‘Micro’ alone to overtake rival Uber in terms of number of rides in a month’s time. Engaging in a war of words, the Softbank-backed company claimed that Micro, which is available in seven Indian cities, is on track to match the number of total rides of Uber […]

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    Baxi Bike Taxi App to Now Work Without Internet Connection

    Gurgaon-based Baxi will roll out a new feature to help users book rides on the app without using Internet. The bike-taxi hailing app, which offers services in Gurgaon and Faridabad, will make the feature available to its 30,000 users from next week. “All customers that have an Android smartphone without a data connection can now […]

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    Microsoft Working on Tool to Port Chrome Extensions in Edge

    Microsoft introduced support for extensions in Microsoft Edge for Windows Insiders in a build that was released last week. As of now, there are only a handful of extensions to play with. But very soon, we may have a plethora of extensions for the company’s Web browser. Microsoft has said that it is working on […]

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    Airbus’ BizLab Selects 3 Indian Tech Startups to Mentor

    Aerospace major Airbus’ arm BizLab on Thursday announced selecting three Indian startups here for mentoring in projects they submitted for its six-month acceleration programme. “The startups will interact with our experts in technology, legal, finance and marketing domains for mentoring,” the company said in a statement here. The Indian startups are Blue Morfo, Shoonya Games […]

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    Disney Magic Kingdoms Arrives on Android, iOS, and Windows Phone

    Announced at the 2015 D23 Expo, Disney Magic Kingdoms – a collaboration between mobile game publisher Gameloft and Disney Interactive – is now available on Android, iOS, and Windows Phonedevices. “Disney Magic Kingdoms will allow players to build the theme park of their dreams by recreating and placing iconic attractions in a fun animated landscape,” […]

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    The Original Rayman Is Now Also on Android

    The original Rayman, a side-scrolling platformer that first hit the Atari Jaguar back in 1995, and re-released for iOS devices last month, has now made its way onto Android devices. Ported to mobile devices by Ubisoft Mobile Games, based in the eastern suburbs of Paris, and titled ‘Rayman Classic’, the game has been re-released to […]

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    BlackBerry ‘Extremely Disappointed’ With WhatsApp Decision to Ditch Its Platform

    BlackBerry says it is extremely disappointed with WhatsApp’s decision to abandon its platform. The Canadian technology company says that it is still committed to finding alternatives to the Facebook-owned instant messaging client. In a blog post, Lou Gazzola, Lead App Ecosystem and Developer Outreach team, noted that his company “fought back” to work with WhatsApp […]